School of Medicine inducts new members to Gold Humanism Honor Society



Thirteen medical students, residents and faculty members have been inducted into the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS).

GHHS is a national honorary for those who demonstrate excellence in clinical care, leadership, compassion and dedication to service. Those inducted during a ceremony March 1 at the Marshall University Memorial Student Center were:

Students:

Harley Jacob Davis

Dylan Ray Maldonado

Akash Sharma

Saidat T. Sola-Rufai

Angela Thorp

Emily Michele Wright

Kristin “Sashi” Yasuda

 

Residents:

Robert “Chris” Bowers, M.D.  (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

Milad Modarresi, M.D.  (Surgery)

Troy Wallace, M.D. (Internal Medicine/Pediatrics)

Courtney Wellman, M.D. (Family and Community Health)

 

Faculty:

Paul Knowles, M.D.   (Neurology)

Eva Patton-Tackett, M.D. (Internal Medicine)

Members are nominated by their peers and selected by a committee composed of faculty, staff, clerkship directors and GHHS members.

The Arnold P. Gold Foundation is a public, not-for-profit organization established in 1988 by Drs. Arnold and Sandra Gold, several colleagues at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and community leaders.

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Photo:  New Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS) inductees at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine gather for a photo March 1 during a ceremony at the Marshall University Memorial Student Center.

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